Wallaceburg homeowner finds intruder in bedroom

Chatham-Kent Police cruiser (Photo by Allanah Wills)

Chatham-Kent police say a Wallaceburg homeowner found an unknown man in his bedroom after hearing a noise.

According to police, the homeowner on Lorne Avenue heard the noise in his residence around 11:30 a.m. Tuesday.

Police say the homeowner opened his bedroom door and saw the man in the home.

In the report, police say the man stole a jewelry box and fled.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Const. Steven Gagnon at steveng@chatham-kent.ca or by calling 519-436-6600, mailbox number, 87339.